Playing with YouTube at the moment to get a handle on it. I was over at Plas Newydd today with the whirling dervish that is Paul. 18 more words
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Better Buildings Partnership (BBP) is offering internship opportunities in specific projects to give students from the Master in Sustainable Development – UNSW ownership and focus on practical work-streams in the following areas: 347 more words
I’m not a geologist, but I know something about erosion: when thousands of free-wheeling tourists go meandering off into nature, they fundamentally disrupt the natural ebb and flow of the environment they came to appreciate. 1,613 more words
In the long, proud tradition of southern literature, writers have often drawn on the region’s unique natural heritage for inspiration and insight—from the haunting cypress swamps of Georgia, to the tall mountains of western North Carolina, to the rolling fields of the Virginia piedmont. 36 more words
I’ve previously written about gardening being radical and a form of non-violent action. Here’s a piece in Slate about Hong Kong’s Guerrilla Gardeners and how they in many ways are defying the city’s authorities to grow food on roof tops, abandoned plots, and even sign posts. Hurrah for the green revolution.